Microsoft Certification Jobs in the South East

Microsoft Certification
England > South East

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 151 204 166
Rank change year-on-year +53 -38 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 231 233 389
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.79% 1.52% 2.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.02% 3.92% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 196 205 215
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,500 £24,400
25th Percentile £28,000 £28,954 £29,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £37,500 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year - -14.77% +20.47%
75th Percentile £50,000 £53,750 £59,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £66,800 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.05% - +5.56%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East

Microsoft Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4,603 5,951 5,759
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 35.68% 38.92% 30.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3,000 2,669 2,998
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,991 £28,675
25th Percentile £36,750 £36,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £51,350 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.24% -2.19% +5.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in the South East

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Certification in the South East.

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in the South East

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Certification in the South East over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in the South East

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 February 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Thames Valley +24 76 £38,250 -15.00% 27
Hampshire +39 69 £39,000 +30.00% 6
Kent +35 47 £22,500 -55.00% 2
Berkshire +19 39 £30,750 +9.82% 6
Buckinghamshire -12 23 £45,000 -7.69% 17
West Sussex +45 19 £55,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +40 14 £38,500 -35.83% 5
Surrey +4 13 £47,500 +30.14% 4
East Sussex +27 6 £40,000 -14.89% 4
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (15.58%) Microsoft Exchange
2 25 (10.82%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.90%) Apache
3 9 (3.90%) IIS
3 9 (3.90%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.43%) CMS
Applications
1 32 (13.85%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (4.33%) AutoCAD
2 10 (4.33%) PTC Creo
3 9 (3.90%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.43%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 148 (64.07%) Azure
2 110 (47.62%) Microsoft 365
3 35 (15.15%) Azure DevOps
4 32 (13.85%) Power Platform
5 23 (9.96%) AWS
6 16 (6.93%) Entra ID
6 16 (6.93%) IBM Cloud
7 11 (4.76%) IaaS
7 11 (4.76%) PaaS
8 7 (3.03%) GCP
8 7 (3.03%) SaaS
9 5 (2.16%) PowerApps
10 4 (1.73%) Azure Sentinel
11 3 (1.30%) Azure Data Factory
11 3 (1.30%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 3 (1.30%) GitHub
11 3 (1.30%) Serverless
12 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.87%) Mimecast
12 2 (0.87%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 45 (19.48%) VLAN
2 42 (18.18%) Broadband
3 39 (16.88%) LAN
4 38 (16.45%) WAN
5 34 (14.72%) Firewall
6 28 (12.12%) Wireless
7 25 (10.82%) ADSL
7 25 (10.82%) DNS
8 23 (9.96%) DHCP
9 18 (7.79%) TCP/IP
9 18 (7.79%) VPN
10 17 (7.36%) SAN
11 15 (6.49%) VoIP
12 12 (5.19%) NAS
13 6 (2.60%) Remote Desktop
13 6 (2.60%) Wireshark
14 5 (2.16%) Network Security
15 4 (1.73%) Intranet
16 2 (0.87%) iSCSI
16 2 (0.87%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (20.35%) SQL Server
2 29 (12.55%) Power BI
3 18 (7.79%) Azure SQL Database
4 9 (3.90%) SAP HANA
5 4 (1.73%) Data Lake
5 4 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (4.33%) Git
2 9 (3.90%) Chocolatey
2 9 (3.90%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.73%) JIRA
4 3 (1.30%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.87%) Hudson
6 1 (0.43%) git-flow
6 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 109 (47.19%) Social Skills
2 40 (17.32%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (13.85%) Telecoms
4 25 (10.82%) Public Sector
5 18 (7.79%) Organisational Skills
6 11 (4.76%) Finance
7 5 (2.16%) Legal
7 5 (2.16%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.16%) Retail
8 4 (1.73%) Presentation Skills
9 3 (1.30%) Banking
9 3 (1.30%) Marketing
9 3 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.87%) Advertising
10 2 (0.87%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (0.43%) Automotive
11 1 (0.43%) Electronics
11 1 (0.43%) Games
11 1 (0.43%) Law
11 1 (0.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 45 (19.48%) Support Engineer
2 35 (15.15%) IT Engineer
3 30 (12.99%) IT Support
4 28 (12.12%) Network Support
5 24 (10.39%) Analyst
6 20 (8.66%) 2nd Line Support
6 20 (8.66%) DBA
6 20 (8.66%) Network Engineer
6 20 (8.66%) Network Support Engineer
6 20 (8.66%) Technical Engineer
7 19 (8.23%) Support Analyst
8 18 (7.79%) SQL DBA
9 17 (7.36%) 1st Line Engineer
9 17 (7.36%) 3rd Line Support
9 17 (7.36%) IT Support Engineer
10 14 (6.06%) Help Desk Engineer
10 14 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (5.63%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 13 (5.63%) Hardware Engineer
12 12 (5.19%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.19%) .NET
2 9 (3.90%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (3.90%) XML
2 9 (3.90%) YAML
3 5 (2.16%) CSS
3 5 (2.16%) HTML
4 3 (1.30%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.30%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (1.30%) CSS3
4 3 (1.30%) D3.js
4 3 (1.30%) Entity Framework
4 3 (1.30%) Highcharts JS
4 3 (1.30%) HTML5
4 3 (1.30%) jQuery
4 3 (1.30%) LESS
4 3 (1.30%) REST
4 3 (1.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (1.30%) WCF
4 3 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.36%) Analytical Mindset
1 17 (7.36%) Distributed Systems
2 16 (6.93%) Blockchain
2 16 (6.93%) Hybrid Cloud
3 15 (6.49%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.19%) Data Centre
4 12 (5.19%) Driving Licence
5 11 (4.76%) NHS
5 11 (4.76%) Onboarding
5 11 (4.76%) Private Cloud
5 11 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (4.33%) Public Cloud
7 9 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (3.90%) Operational Technology
8 6 (2.60%) Clustering
8 6 (2.60%) Product Ownership
9 4 (1.73%) Distributed Computing
9 4 (1.73%) Replication
10 3 (1.30%) Biopharmaceutical
10 3 (1.30%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 118 (51.08%) Windows
2 54 (23.38%) Windows Server
3 43 (18.61%) Windows 10
4 34 (14.72%) Linux
5 16 (6.93%) Alpine Linux
5 16 (6.93%) CentOS
5 16 (6.93%) Debian
5 16 (6.93%) VMS
6 15 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (5.63%) Windows 8
8 9 (3.90%) Apple iOS
9 5 (2.16%) Android
9 5 (2.16%) Windows Server 2016
10 4 (1.73%) Windows Server 2019
11 2 (0.87%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.43%) Unix
12 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (35.50%) Customer Service
2 67 (29.00%) Problem-Solving
3 39 (16.88%) ITIL
4 36 (15.58%) DevOps
5 35 (15.15%) CI/CD
6 28 (12.12%) Cybersecurity
7 25 (10.82%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (10.82%) Task Automation
8 24 (10.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 24 (10.39%) Migration
9 21 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
9 21 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
10 20 (8.66%) Project Management
11 19 (8.23%) High Availability
11 19 (8.23%) Infrastructure as Code
11 19 (8.23%) Mentoring
12 18 (7.79%) Performance Tuning
13 17 (7.36%) Agile
13 17 (7.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 17 (7.36%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 34 (14.72%) SQL
2 21 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 19 (8.23%) T-SQL
4 13 (5.63%) Bash
5 12 (5.19%) C#
6 9 (3.90%) MATLAB
7 7 (3.03%) Bicep
8 6 (2.60%) Python
9 4 (1.73%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.73%) Kusto Query Language
10 3 (1.30%) C
10 3 (1.30%) C++
10 3 (1.30%) Java
10 3 (1.30%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.30%) PHP
11 2 (0.87%) R
12 1 (0.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 66 (28.57%) Azure Certification
2 65 (28.14%) MCSE
3 58 (25.11%) Cisco Certification
4 53 (22.94%) CCNA
5 38 (16.45%) Degree
6 37 (16.02%) MCSA
6 37 (16.02%) Network+ Certification
7 30 (12.99%) MCITP
8 29 (12.55%) A+ Certification
9 27 (11.69%) MCP
10 25 (10.82%) Security Cleared
11 19 (8.23%) SC Cleared
12 14 (6.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 13 (5.63%) DV Cleared
14 11 (4.76%) AWS Certification
15 9 (3.90%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
16 7 (3.03%) CCNP
17 6 (2.60%) Citrix Certification
17 6 (2.60%) DBS Check
17 6 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (13.42%) SLA
2 5 (2.16%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (1.73%) GDPR
3 4 (1.73%) QA
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 85 (36.80%) Active Directory
2 33 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (12.12%) Hyper-V
4 19 (8.23%) Docker
5 16 (6.93%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.87%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.87%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (12.55%) Microsoft Intune
2 26 (11.26%) Terraform
3 23 (9.96%) SCCM
4 19 (8.23%) Kubernetes
5 9 (3.90%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 9 (3.90%) Ansible
5 9 (3.90%) SCOM
6 4 (1.73%) FortiGate
7 3 (1.30%) Dell DRAC
8 2 (0.87%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 186 (80.52%) Microsoft
2 40 (17.32%) Cisco
3 38 (16.45%) VMware
4 27 (11.69%) Red Hat
5 25 (10.82%) IBM
6 10 (4.33%) Oracle
6 10 (4.33%) PTC
7 9 (3.90%) MathWorks
7 9 (3.90%) SAP
7 9 (3.90%) TOWER Software
7 9 (3.90%) Veeam
8 8 (3.46%) Adobe
8 8 (3.46%) Citrix
9 7 (3.03%) Apple
10 4 (1.73%) Dell
10 4 (1.73%) Draytek
10 4 (1.73%) McAfee
10 4 (1.73%) Rapid7
10 4 (1.73%) Splunk
11 3 (1.30%) Ubiquiti